• Log Kehte Hain Raat Beet Chuki,<br />
Mujh Ko Samjhao Main Sharabi Hun;<br />
Hai Dua Yaad Magar Harf-e-Dua Yaad Nahi,<br />
Mere Naghmat Ko Andaaz-e-Nava Yaad Nahin!<br />
*Harf-e-Dua: Words of prayers<br />
*Andaaz-e-Nava: Style of voice
    Log Kehte Hain Raat Beet Chuki,
    Mujh Ko Samjhao Main Sharabi Hun;
    Hai Dua Yaad Magar Harf-e-Dua Yaad Nahi,
    Mere Naghmat Ko Andaaz-e-Nava Yaad Nahin!
    *Harf-e-Dua: Words of prayers
    *Andaaz-e-Nava: Style of voice
    ~ Saghar Siddiqui
  • Zahid Sharab Peene Se Kaafir Hua Main Kyon;<br />
Kya Dedh Chullu Paani Mein Imaan Beh Geya!<br />
    Zahid Sharab Peene Se Kaafir Hua Main Kyon;
    Kya Dedh Chullu Paani Mein Imaan Beh Geya!
    ~ Sheikh Ibrahim Zauq
  • Halat-e-Haal Ke Sabab Halat-e-Haal Hi Gayi,</br>
Shauq Mein Kuch Nahi Gaya Shauq Ki Zindagi Gayi ;</br>
Tera Firaq Jaan-e-Jaan Aish Tha Kya Mere Liye,</br>
Yaani Tere Firaq Mein Khoob Sharab Pi Gayi
    Halat-e-Haal Ke Sabab Halat-e-Haal Hi Gayi,
    Shauq Mein Kuch Nahi Gaya Shauq Ki Zindagi Gayi ;
    Tera Firaq Jaan-e-Jaan Aish Tha Kya Mere Liye,
    Yaani Tere Firaq Mein Khoob Sharab Pi Gayi
    ~ Jaun Elia
  • Wo Koi Jaam Pila Den To Na Jaane Kya Ho;<br/>
Jin Ke Dekhe Hi Se Aankhon Mein Khumar Aa Jaaye!
    Wo Koi Jaam Pila Den To Na Jaane Kya Ho;
    Jin Ke Dekhe Hi Se Aankhon Mein Khumar Aa Jaaye!
    ~ Naaz Muradabadi
  • Tera Bada Hi Shukriya Pilaye Ja Pilaye Ja;</br>
Na Zikr Kar Hisab Ka Sharab La Sharab La!
    Tera Bada Hi Shukriya Pilaye Ja Pilaye Ja;
    Na Zikr Kar Hisab Ka Sharab La Sharab La!
  • Dariya Mein Hai Sharab Ajab Ibtila Mein Hun;</br>
Main Bhi Husain Hi Ki Tarah Karbala Mein Hun!
    Dariya Mein Hai Sharab Ajab Ibtila Mein Hun;
    Main Bhi Husain Hi Ki Tarah Karbala Mein Hun!
    ~ Ibraheem Hosh
  • Hum Intezar Karen Hum Ko Itni Tab Nahi;</br>
Pila Do Tum Humein Pani Agar Sharab Nahi!
    Hum Intezar Karen Hum Ko Itni Tab Nahi;
    Pila Do Tum Humein Pani Agar Sharab Nahi!
    ~ Nooh Narvi
  • Saaqi Sharab La Ki Tabiyat Udaas Hai;</br>
Mutrib Rubab Utha Ki Tabiyat Udaas Hai!
    Saaqi Sharab La Ki Tabiyat Udaas Hai;
    Mutrib Rubab Utha Ki Tabiyat Udaas Hai!
    ~ Abdul Hamid Adam
  • Sheesha-o-Jaam Pe Saqi Koi Ilzam Nahi;</br>
Teri Aankhein Kiye Deti Hai Gunahagaar Mujhe,</br>
Yaar Saqi Ho To Chalta Hai Abhi Daur 'Jaleel';</br>
Kaun Kehta Hai Ki Peene Se Hai Inkaar Mujhe!
    Sheesha-o-Jaam Pe Saqi Koi Ilzam Nahi;
    Teri Aankhein Kiye Deti Hai Gunahagaar Mujhe,
    Yaar Saqi Ho To Chalta Hai Abhi Daur 'Jaleel';
    Kaun Kehta Hai Ki Peene Se Hai Inkaar Mujhe!
    ~ Jaleel Manikpuri
  • Kuch Bhi Bacha Na Kehne Ko Har Baat Ho Gayi;</br>
Aao Kahin Sharab Piyen Raat Ho Gayi!
    Kuch Bhi Bacha Na Kehne Ko Har Baat Ho Gayi;
    Aao Kahin Sharab Piyen Raat Ho Gayi!
    ~ Nida Fazli